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Volunteers help in woodland clear-up - Mearns Leader

May 8, 2018 - 16:42

Mearns Leader

Volunteers help in woodland clear-up
Mearns Leader
They were taking part in Dunnottar Woodland Park Association's annual litter pick, also well attended by local residents and supported by Forest Enterprise Scotland and Dunnottar Nurseries. Forestry Commission Ranger Neil Taylor said: “Dunnottar Woods ...

Sky Sports favourite gets engaged at historic north-east castle - Aberdeen Evening Express

May 8, 2018 - 08:32

Aberdeen Evening Express

Sky Sports favourite gets engaged at historic north-east castle
Aberdeen Evening Express
A popular Sky Sports broadcaster has spoken of her joy after her partner proposed at an iconic north-east castle. Model Kirk Newmann proposed to Hayley McQueen during a visit to Dunnottar Castle over the bank holiday weekend. In a post on Instagram ...

Watch: North-east pupils release music video in bid to raise £10000 for playground transformation - Aberdeen Evening Express

May 7, 2018 - 11:07

Aberdeen Evening Express

Watch: North-east pupils release music video in bid to raise £10000 for playground transformation
Aberdeen Evening Express
Dunnottar Primary School in Stonehaven wants to raise £10,000 through a crowdfunder to help spruce up its playground. The video features some of the pupils singing and rapping about what their playground could be transformed into if they secure the ...

Stonehaven may be home of deep-fried Mars Bar – but it's choc-full of treats like The Ship Inn - The Scottish Sun

May 6, 2018 - 14:09

The Scottish Sun

Stonehaven may be home of deep-fried Mars Bar – but it's choc-full of treats like The Ship Inn
The Scottish Sun
At the top of the Black Hill sits the Stonehaven War Memorial, with Dunnottar Castle a bit further on. It's set on the cliffs and steeped in the history of an eight-month defence against Cromwell's army to save the Scottish Crown Jewels from ...

For Star Wars Day: Ten movies filmed in Scotland - insider.co.uk

May 4, 2018 - 15:09

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For Star Wars Day: Ten movies filmed in Scotland
insider.co.uk
Star Wars fans celebrating the official 4th May world day ( May the 4th Be With You ) will be delighted to learn that filming for the latest trilogy will begin in Scotland next month. Filming for the sci-fi franchise is scheduled to begin in June 2018 ...

Kinclune Mascot proves the toast of Thainstone - Press and Journal

May 2, 2018 - 12:57

Press and Journal

Kinclune Mascot proves the toast of Thainstone
Press and Journal
He sold to A & C Watson, Glasslaw, Dunnottar, Stonehaven. The reserve Limousin champion sold for 4,800gn to M & J Bruce, Tarool, Watten, Wick. This was Elrick Malt, by Foxhillfarm Impecabull, from Mike Massie, Mains of Elrick, Auchnagatt, Ellon ...
Glenkindie Charolais bull achieves overall champion title at ThainstoneInverurie Herald

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Glenkindie Charolais bull achieves overall champion title at Thainstone - Inverurie Herald

May 2, 2018 - 10:56

Inverurie Herald

Glenkindie Charolais bull achieves overall champion title at Thainstone
Inverurie Herald
The champion Limousin bull title was achieved by P A Walker, Easterside, Dunnottar, Stonehaven, who presented 22-month-old 'Walkers Murray' that was purchased for 5,000gns by A & C Watson, Glasslaw, Dunnottar, Stonehaven. The reserve champion, 20-month ...

School playground in need of attention - Mearns Leader

May 1, 2018 - 15:36

Mearns Leader

School playground in need of attention
Mearns Leader
Dunnottar has launched an exciting project to give the area a completely new look. At the moment, the playground is made up of patchy concrete with only one piece of play apparatus. Head teacher Lisa Williams admitted: “It is grey, noisy, overcrowded ...